Ministry Staff

Welcome to St. Paul's Lutheran Church in New Ulm, MN

Our Ministry Staff is happy to serve our Lord, our congregation, the community, and you! Meet our Pastors, Staff Ministers, and office staff. We are eager to meet you as well. It's always great to see a friendly face. God Bless!

Meet the St. Paul's Staff

Click on the photos below for more information on each staff member. Click the buttons and complete the form to contact a staff member.


Pastor Nate Scharf staff photo

Pastor Nate Scharf

T Smith staff photo

Pastor Tim Smith

S Oelhafen staff photo

Pastor Scott Oelhafen

K Kuschel staff photo

Staff Minister Kris Kuschel

Support Staff

J Williams staff photo

Operations Manager Jason Williams

K Christensen staff photo

Secretary Kindra Christensen

S Portner staff photo

Bookkeeper Sheri Portner

M Weihert staff photo

Maintenance Supervisor Mark Weihert

C Mohr staff picture

Church & School Head Custodian Courtney Mohr

L Martens staff photo

Communication Coordinator Laura Martens

R Wels staff photo

Member Ministry Coordinator Ron Wels

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